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Encyclopedia > Montreal AAA

Montreal Amateur Athletic Association is an athletic association located in the city of Montreal, Quebec, Canada. It was renamed as the Club Sportif MAA or just MAA (Montreal MAA) in 1999 after a brush with bankruptcy, but is still widely known as the MAAA. This article needs cleanup. ... Beginning in 1963, a terrorist group that became known as the Front de libération du Québec (FLQ) launched a decade of bombings, robberies and attacks on government offices and at least two murders by FLQ gunfire and three violent deaths by bombings. ... 1999 is a common year starting on Friday Anno Domini (or the Current Era), and was designated the International Year of Older Persons by the United Nations. ...


The current clubhouse was opened in 1905, on Peel street in downtown Montreal, in the current commercial district. Until the revival in 1999, the club was solely member financed, and this caused problems as the member population aged and dropped out. The high taxes on the clubhouse property in central Montreal exacerbated their problems. 1905 was a common year starting on Sunday (see link for calendar). ...

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History

  • 1881 M.A.A.A. results from the merger of the Montreal Snowshoe Club, the Lacrosse Club and the Montreal Bicycle Club
  • 1893 M.A.A.A. hockey team wins the first Stanley Cup
  • 1894 M.A.A.A. hockey team wins the second Stanley Cup
  • 1902 M.A.A.A. hockey team wins the third Stanley Cup
  • 1904 √Čtienne Desmarteau of the M.A.A.A. wins gold in weight-throwing at the 1904 Summer Olympics, and frequently credited as the first Canadian Olympic gold medalist (incorrectly)
  • 1905 New M.A.A.A. Club House on Peel Street
  • 1912 George Hodgson of the M.A.A.A. is double Olympic Gold Medalist
  • 1920 Russell Wheeler, M.A.A.A. Member is Canadian Speed Skating Champion
  • 1931 M.A.A.A. football team wins their first Grey Cup
  • 1999 November, official re-opening of Club Sportif MAA

1881 was a common year starting on Saturday (see link for calendar). ... 1893 was a common year starting on Sunday (see link for calendar). ... Ice hockey, known simply as hockey in areas where it is more common than field hockey, is a team sport played on ice. ... The Stanley Cup is inscribed with the names of all the players on the teams that have won it. ... 1894 was a common year starting on Monday (see link for calendar). ... 1902 was a common year starting on Wednesday (see link for calendar). ... 1904 is a leap year starting on a Friday (link will take you to calendar). ... Étienne Desmarteau (4 February 1873 – 29 October 1905) was a Canadian athlete, winner of the weight throwing event at the 1904 Summer Olympics. ... The 1904 Summer Olympics, formally known as the Games of the III Olympiad, were held in St. ... 1905 was a common year starting on Sunday (see link for calendar). ... 1912 was a leap year starting on Monday. ... (Redirected from 1912 Olympics) The Games of the V Olympiad were held in 1912 in Sweden. ... 1920 is a leap year starting on Thursday (link will take you to calendar) // Events January January 7 - Forces of Russian White admiral Kolchak surrender in Krasnoyarsk. ... Gaetan Boucher training for the 1976 Olympics Speed skating or speedskating is a form of ice skating in which the competitors attempt to travel a certain distance over the ice as quickly as possible. ... 1931 is a common year starting on Thursday. ... Canadian football is a sport in which two teams of twelve players each compete for territorial control of a field of play 110 yards (100. ... Then Prime Minister Joe Clark presents the 1979 Grey Cup to victorious Edmonton Eskimos Danny Kepley and Tom Wilkinson. ... 1999 is a common year starting on Friday Anno Domini (or the Current Era), and was designated the International Year of Older Persons by the United Nations. ...

Sports teams

Historic hockey

The MAAA were a professional-style ice hockey team which played in the Amateur Hockey Association 1892-1898, the Canadian Amateur Hockey League 1898-1905 and the Eastern Canada Amateur Hockey Association 1905-1908. A professional works to receive payment for an activity (as a profession), which usually requires expertise and carries with it socially significant mores and folkways. ... Ice hockey, known simply as hockey in areas where it is more common than field hockey, is a team sport played on ice. ... This article is part of the Evolution of the NHL series. ... 1892 was a leap year starting on Friday (see link for calendar). ... 1898 was a common year starting on Saturday (see link for calendar). ... This article is part of the Evolution of the NHL series. ... 1905 was a common year starting on Sunday (see link for calendar). ... This article is part of the Evolution of the NHL series. ... 1908 is a leap year starting on Wednesday (link will take you to calendar). ...


They won the Stanley Cup in 1893, 1894, March 1902 and February 1903 and also won the Amateur Hockey Association in 1893 and 1894, won the Canadian Amateur Hockey League 1902 and won the Allan Cup in 1930. The Stanley Cup is inscribed with the names of all the players on the teams that have won it. ... 1893 was a common year starting on Sunday (see link for calendar). ... 1894 was a common year starting on Monday (see link for calendar). ... March is the third month of the year in the Gregorian Calendar and one of seven Gregorian months with the length of 31 days. ... 1902 was a common year starting on Wednesday (see link for calendar). ... February is the second month of the year in the Gregorian Calendar. ... 1903 has the latest occurring solstices and equinoxes for 400 years, because the Gregorian calendar hasnt had a leap year for seven years or a century leap year since 1600. ... The Allan Cup is the trophy awarded to the national senior (21 and over) amateur men’s hockey champions of Canada. ... 1930 is a common year starting on Wednesday. ...


External link

  • MAAA website

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